at 943 millibars, breaking the record set by the Great New England Hurricane or Long Island Express of 1938, the Colorado team says.
What does MB stand for?
MB stands for Millibar
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His probes once measured howling 100-mile-per-hour winds (160 kilometers per hour) at ankle height as well as a record-setting 100- millibar drop in atmospheric pressure.
The new post-curing method, at the heart of which is a special vacuum oven was developed in cooperation with Eberl Trocknungsanlagen, a drying systems manufacturer in Bodenkirchen, Bavaria, runs at temperatures between 150[degrees] and 200[degrees]C, but, unlike traditional systems, does so at an operating pressure of only 100 millibar, significantly reducing the flow of air required to ventilate the oven chamber.
13, 2004, Hurricane Charley had a low minimum pressure of 941 millibars before it slammed into southeastern Florida with 150 mph winds as a Category 4 storm.
However, the Pacific Sailing School entry did not as we were running an hourly barometric pressure record on a deck log and the air pressure did not move--not even half a millibar.
The barometer would plummet 35 millibars in the next 24 hours, to a bestial 946 mb.